Dr. Toni G. Cesta

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Toni G. Cesta, Ph.D., RN, FAAN is Partner and Health Care Consultant in Case Management Concepts, LLC, a consulting company which assists institutions in designing, implementing and evaluating acute care and community case management models, with an eye on structure, process and outcome measures for nurse case managers and social workers. 
The author of nine books, and a frequently sought after speaker, lecturer and consultant, Dr. Cesta is considered one of the primary thought leaders in the field of case management. Among her books are included the “The Case Managers Survival Guide” and “Core Skills for Hospital Case Managers”.
Dr. Cesta writes a monthly column called “Case Management Insider” in the Hospital Case Management newsletter in which she shares insights and information on current issues and trends in case management.  She is a past commissioner for the Commission for Case Management Certification. She has held positions as Senior Vice President, Corporate Vice President, Director of Case Management and professor of case management. 
 

 

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Live Webinar

Is Your Case Management Practice Compliant: Here’s What You Need to Know

As case managers we must be aware of the myriad of compliance issues that we must adhere to in our daily practice. Never has this been more important to our work as case managers then it is now. Our ability to remain compliant has become an elemen ...

  • Basic
  • 60 Mins
  • Sep 27, 2018
Live Webinar

Is Your Case Management Department Effective? : How to Measure Your Case Management Outcomes”

This  webinar will discuss and review the expected outcomes of a contemporary case management department.  Also included will be a discussion as to how to align these outcomes with the hospital’s strategic plan.  This is vital in an era of healthc ...

  • Intermediate
  • 60 Mins
  • Oct 02, 2018
Live Webinar

Best Practice Roles and Functions for Hospital Case Managers and Social Workers

The role of the social worker in the acute care and community-based settings is a unique role that should not be confused with that of the RN case manager.  This program will review the best practice roles and functions of the social worker and th ...

  • Basic
  • 60 Mins
  • Nov 13, 2018
Recorded Webinar

Managing Cost and Length of Stay: The New CMS Efficiency Measure

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) continue to add elements to the value based purchasing measures. One that applies very closely to the work of case management is the “Efficiency measure”. This meas ...

  • Intermediate
  • 60 Mins
Recorded Webinar

Utilization Management in a Value-Based Reimbursement System

In this jam-packed program you will learn how to stream-line your utilization management process as well as understand the Conditions of Participation for Utilization Review and how they impact on your work a ...

  • Basic
  • 60 Mins
Recorded Webinar

Compliance Measures for Case Managers

As case managers we must be aware of the myriad of compliance issues that we must adhere to in our daily practice. Never has this been more important to our work as case managers then it is now. Our ability to remain compliant has become an el ...

  • Basic
  • 60 Mins
Recorded Webinar

An Update on the CMS Discharge Planning Rules and Regulations for 2018

The proposed changes to the Conditions of Participation for Discharge Planning will likely have profound effects on how case management departments organize their work. It will also affect the workloads of RN case managers and social workers.  Pat ...

  • Intermediate
  • 60 Mins
Recorded Webinar

Interdisciplinary Care Rounds: A Necessity For Effective Case Management

This webinar will identify the key stakeholders needed for effective interdisciplinary rounds. It will review the best practice rounding processes including scripting and time management. Following this we will discuss how to hardwire you ...

  • Basic
  • 60 Mins
Recorded Webinar

Measuring Case Management Outcomes: Does Your Department Make the Grade

This webinar will discuss and review the expected outcomes of a contemporary case management department. Also included will be a discussion as to how to align these outcomes with the hospital’s strategic plan. This is vital in an era of health ...

  • Intermediate
  • 60 Mins
Recorded Webinar

How to Think Like an Accountable Care Organization: Integrating Case Management Across the Continuum of Care

While some hospitals are participating with the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) as an accountable care organization (ACO), others are not yet participating. Even if your hospital or health system is currently not participating ...

  • Intermediate
  • 60 Mins